NEWS & ANALYSIS
Mar 16, 2009 -Cybercriminals are exploiting the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression to find new ways to steal people's identities, writes Ray Dickenson of E-Commerce Times.
Mar 13, 2009 -The militarization of cyberspace is fast afoot as states or their proxies begin to launch distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against critics and adversaries, a security researcher said at an IT security trade show in Boston.
Mar 04, 2009 -A worm preying on Facebook accounts in December is back with a vengeance, PCWorld.com reports. But this time, it's burrowing into other social networking Web sites, including Myspace, Friendster, LiveJournal and others.
Feb 24, 2009 -When pitted between convenience or security concerning passwords, most consumers will choose what's easy rather than what's safe, according to a recent survey from Gartner.
Feb 12, 2009 -Hackers that visit a Romanian Web site, Hackersblog, have claimed the third straight breach of a security vendor's Web site using SQL injection in a week.
Feb 06, 2009 -A phishing scam involving fake parking tickets and a fake Web site uncovered in Grand Forks, North Dakota, could be the future of malicious activity on the Internet, says an IT security specialist.
Feb 04, 2009 -Corporations are unwittingly becoming the biggest IT security threat to their customers, according to IBM's X-Force Threat Analysis Service.
Jan 27, 2009 -The immensely popular job search Web site, Monster.co.uk, has revealed that hackers may have compromised as many as 4.5 million accounts stored on its site in the United Kingdom.
Jan 27, 2009 -IT security experts are fearfully awaiting the activation of an Internet worm believed to have infected over 1 million computers worldwide, according to USA Today.
Jan 26, 2009 -Spammers are quickly recovering from the hit they took when a notorious spam network was taken offline in November, says Google's Enterprise Blog.